Most Popular Names

Here are the 10 most popular baby names in United States of 1982 for girls and boys. Click on a name below to learn baby name meanings and more.

Most Popular Names For Births In the United States 1982:

Boys
Rank Name % Num
1 Michael 3.615 68,176
2 Christopher 3.140 59,210
3 Matthew 2.441 46,034
4 Jason 2.153 40,607
5 David 2.144 40,424
6 James 2.061 38,863
7 Joshua 2.016 38,014
8 John 1.839 34,681
9 Robert 1.824 34,407
10 Daniel 1.731 32,637
Girls
Rank Name % Num
1 Jennifer 3.149 57,102
2 Jessica 2.506 45,437
3 Amanda 1.887 34,209
4 Sarah 1.571 28,479
5 Melissa 1.426 25,857
6 Nicole 1.197 21,702
7 Stephanie 1.150 20,858
8 Elizabeth 1.131 20,505
9 Crystal 1.053 19,100
10 Amy 1.037 18,795